Kamal Amrohi

Film director

1918 – 1993

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Who was Kamal Amrohi?

Syed Amir Haider Kamal Naqvi popularly known as Kamal Amrohi was an Indian film director, screenwriter, and dialogue writer. He was a Shi'a Muslim and an Urdu and Hindi poet. He is famous for his Hindi films such as Mahal, Pakeezah and Razia Sultan. He established Kamal Pictures in 1953 and Kamalistan Studio in Bombay in 1958.

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Born
Jan 17, 1918
Amroha
Also known as
  • Syed Amir Haider Kamal Amrohi
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Children
Religion
  • Islam
Nationality
  • India
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Died
Feb 11, 1993
Mumbai

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on July 23, 2013

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